Organization profile

Organisation profile

The Department of Hospital Administration at KMC Manipal was the first such department to offer an Medical Council of India (MCI)-recognised post-graduation course in Hospital Administration in 1987. Postgraduates from here have been placed in various hospitals across the country and abroad. The department is actively involved in the administration of the KMC Hospital, a 2032-bedded tertiary care teaching hospital.



  • Improvement of the quality of patient care. 
  • Optimal utilisation of the resources and facilities.
  • Program management that involving fiscal, material and personnel administration.
  • Research activities in the field of healthcare management (Operations Research, Clinico-Epidemiological Research, Business Research).


  • To deliver hands-on training to students in managing the day-to-day affairs of the hospital functioning.
  • To promote research activities among the postgraduate students and faculty.
  • Conducting various workshops, seminars and CMEs.


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Tertiary Healthcare Medicine & Life Sciences
Teaching Hospitals Medicine & Life Sciences
India Medicine & Life Sciences
Neonatal Intensive Care Units Medicine & Life Sciences
Cross-Sectional Studies Medicine & Life Sciences
Tertiary Care Centers Medicine & Life Sciences
Premature Infants Medicine & Life Sciences
Noise Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 1992 2019

Cost analysis of endoscopic procedures in a tertiary care hospital in South India

Umesha, P., Somu, G., Mavaji, A., Kamath, R., D’Souza, B. & Kamath, S., 01-01-2019, In : International Journal of Mechanical Engineering and Technology. 1, p. 968-977 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


Mobile technology platform providing continuous education

Naveen Kumar, P., D’Silva, H. E. & Swapna, B. V., 01-02-2019, In : International Journal of Civil Engineering and Technology. 10, 2, p. 1233-1240 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Intensive care units

A study of right ventricular function in pre-and post-valvular surgeries

Jadhav, T., Kareem, H., Nayak, K., Pai, U., Devasia, T. & Padmakumar, R., 01-09-2018, In : Interventional Medicine and Applied Science. 10, 3, p. 137-144 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Right Ventricular Function
Heart Ventricles
Thoracic Surgery
Tricuspid Valve